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      02-23-2012, 02:23 PM   #58
HP Autosport

Drives: F80 M3
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Santa Barbara, AP, Brembo, GIAC, Koni, Ohlins, Performance Friction,

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Originally Posted by Dackelone View Post
I don't understand why no one has made a brake caliper adapter to mount decent Brembos to our 1er's! You would think someone would have come out with a "poor mans" BBK by now. I think using some used Porsche Brembo's and metal adaptor and some off the shelf //M rotors would be the ticket! Such a simple request but no one seems to offer us a low budget big brake kit package.
Have you tried a good two-piece rotor with better vane design for more air flow? Add a decent set of pads front and rear and you have an improved system over stock. Not to mention you will take off about 5 lbs on each of the front corners of the vehicle.